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Carlos Verona
Verona at the 2015 Vuelta a España.
Personal information
Full name Carlos Verona Quintanilla
Nickname Patikas
Born 4 November 1992 (1992-11-04) (age 28)
San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Madrid, Spain
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Weight 68 kg (150 lb; 10 st 10 lb)
Team information
Current team Team Movistar
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type Climber

Carlos Verona Quintanilla (born 4 November 1992) is a Spanish cyclist, who currently rides for UCI WorldTeam Movistar Team. He was named in the start list for the 2016 Giro d'Italia.

Career

Verona was born in San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Madrid. On 30 July 2016, Orica–BikeExchange announced the signing of Verona who would join the team for the remainder of the 2016 season as well as the 2017 and 2018 seasons. In July 2019, he was named in the startlist for the 2019 Tour de France.

Major results

2009
3rd Road race, National Junior Road Championships
2010
2nd Time trial, National Junior Road Championships
5th Overall Vuelta Al Besaya
2011
6th Overall Tour des Pays de Savoie
7th Overall Vuelta a la Comunidad de Madrid Under-23
7th Overall Cinturó de l'Empordà
2012
1st Jersey polkadot.svg Mountains classification Vuelta Ciclista a León
9th Overall Toscana-Terra di Ciclismo
2013
8th Japan Cup
2015
Jersey red number.svg Combativity award Stage 10 Vuelta a España
2017
4th GP Miguel Induráin
8th Overall Volta a Catalunya
2018
1st Jersey white dots on red.svg Mountains classification Tour of the Basque Country
1st Jersey polkadot.svg Mountains classification Tour des Fjords
2nd GP Miguel Induráin
5th Overall Tour of Guangxi
2019
5th GP Miguel Induráin
10th Gran Piemonte
2021
9th Mont Ventoux Dénivelé Challenge

Grand Tour general classification results timeline

Grand Tour 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
A pink jersey Giro d'Italia 43 57
A yellow jersey Tour de France 105 19 101
A red jersey Vuelta a España 66 29 73 30
Legend
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish
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